News - January 2017

The Principal on Edinburgh Rugby's move to Myreside

Earlier this week our Principal, Melvyn Roffe sat down with the press to discuss the partnership between George Watson’s College and Edinburgh Rugby. Here freelance...Read More

Posted on 18 January 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

New Chair of Governing Council

Roddy Maclennan, Watsonian (Class of 1976) and a banking and finance partner at leading law firm MacRoberts, has been appointed Chairman of the Governing Council to replace Alan...Read More

Posted on 17 January 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Usher Hall Concert - CHOIR NOW FULL

The Choir for the Usher Hall Concert on 29 March is now full. We have been thrilled to receive so many enquiries from parents, staff, friends and former pupils and numbers are...Read More

Posted on 17 January 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

S1 Junk Kouture Design in Final of National Competition

Keri Weir, Eve Hamlin and Elvira Pia (all S1) have found out that their fashion design is through to the grand final of Junk Kouture, a national competition to be judged at...Read More

Posted on 31 January 2017 By Mr Stephen Gray

Primary 7 Burns Supper

On Thursday evening, over 150 pupils in Primary 7 celebrated the life and works of Robert Burns at their very own Burns Supper.  Our Primary 7 chairperson, Megan, was a...Read More

Posted on 27 January 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

1000 Girls, 1000 Futures

Five girls from Watson’s have been chosen to take part in a year-long programme called '1000 Girls, 1000 Futures'. Aimed at girls aged 13-19 who are interested in Science,...Read More

Posted on 25 January 2017 By Mr Stephen Gray

New Science Fellowship for FP Scientists

Are you a Former Pupil? Are you studying or about to study, for a post-graduate Science qualification, such as a Masters at a local University? and  Would you like to earn...Read More

Posted on 10 January 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

Edinburgh Rugby at Myreside

The move to Myreside is almost complete for Edinburgh Rugby, with kickoff just over a week away, as they settled into their new home today.  The past months have been hectic...Read More

Posted on 12 January 2017 By Mrs Fiona MacFarlane

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